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Living With Chronic Illness? Advice For Faith And Family

Air1 Closer Look discusses the emotional impact of a chronic illness diagnosis and included commentary from Susan Rodriguez, LCSW, social worker at HSS.

Rodriguez underscored the emotional pain caused by someone’s debilitating physical condition.

To ease that loneliness and distress, she recommended involving loved ones in as many doctor visits and conference calls about therapies and treatments as possible.

“They need to hear that guidance from the medical professional…also showing the proof of what their condition is,” said Rodriguez.

Read the full article at Air1.com.